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Conservationists formulate a plan for cleaning and maintaining the artwork in Desert View Watchtower, along with the tower itself. (Photo/NPS)

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Located at the southeast edge of Grand Canyon National Park, the Desert View Watchtower rises high above the Colorado River — for many, it’s the first glimpse they get of the park.